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In-house teams search for alternatives to the billable hour
Danielle Goldstone
In-house teams search for alternatives to the billable hour
As the US’ leading legal market, New York is not only home to 223 of the country’s top 500 law firms, but also 22...
13/09/2016
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Where are the US's legal hotspots?
Michelle Bigler
Where are the US's legal hotspots?
Citi Private Bank’s Law Firm Group recently released its report on the state of the US legal profession and confirmed w...
07/09/2016
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Why the gender pay gap is still an important an issue as ever
Laurence Simons
Why the gender pay gap is still an important an issue as ever
Pay scales are always a talking point in legal circles, and the gender pay gap is a particular pervasive topic at the moment....
05/09/2016
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Is ‘ultra’ agile working about to sweep across London?
Laurence Simons
Is ‘ultra’ agile working about to sweep across London?
We’ve spoken about the growing trend of agile working in recent years, although until relatively recently few firms hav...
01/09/2016
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Clients prefer lawyers with a strong social media presence
Laurence Simons
Clients prefer lawyers with a strong social media presence
Having an infallible online presence has gone from being a novelty to a necessity for professionals in a number of sectors, a...
01/09/2016
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Life in the City of Gold – 7 reasons why you should be considering a legal career in Dubai
Laurence Simons
Life in the City of Gold – 7 reasons why you should be considering a legal career in Dubai
Coined the City of Gold, Dubai is somewhat of an exception from its neighbouring emirates which constitute the United Arab Em...
23/08/2016
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Are London firms eyeing a move to Dublin?
Laurence Simons
Are London firms eyeing a move to Dublin?
A number of Magic Circle firms have been registering solicitors in Ireland so they can continue to practice European law foll...
16/08/2016
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Which markets are the most lucrative for American General Counsel?
Danielle Goldstone
Which markets are the most lucrative for American General Counsel?
Many general counsels are lured away from senior positions in Biglaw firms with the promise of comparable pay and considerabl...
12/08/2016
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Brexit - A focus on the life sciences legal sector
Nicola Walker
Brexit - A focus on the life sciences legal sector
For the life sciences arena in the UK, the uncertainty brought about by the vote for Brexit is certainly gaining momentum, no...
09/08/2016
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Legal changes in the Netherlands - good news for lawyers
Inez Diepenbach
Legal changes in the Netherlands - good news for lawyers
Last month was certainly a period of change for the legal field in the Netherlands. At the beginning of July, contract profes...
08/08/2016
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How Brexit might affect legal professionals in the energy sector
Simon Porter
How Brexit might affect legal professionals in the energy sector
Much of the UK’s energy policy is derived from the EU legislation that surrounds the European Energy Market (EEM), some...
04/08/2016
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The increasing demand for foreign lawyers in Paris law firms
Laurent Pompanon
The increasing demand for foreign lawyers in Paris law firms
As a Paris based consultant in international legal recruitment with years of professional experience in London, I am often co...
04/08/2016
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Personal Pro bono - Sharing our skills - Guest blog from Michelle Witton
Laurence Simons
Personal Pro bono - Sharing our skills - Guest blog from Michelle Witton
As lawyers we’ve not only expertise in law but many complimentary skills which, because we have them in common with our...
03/08/2016
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Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
Laurence Simons
Embracing a freelance culture can help to address firms’ maternity cover challenges
The legal profession hasn’t perhaps been synonymous with flexible working in the past, but it would appear that this is...
01/08/2016
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